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Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame celebrates 3 strong women

Thursday, April 26, 2018

New inductees reflect hope that gender equality is becoming a bigger priority in sport


Global News: RBC Training Ground searching for next Olympic talent

Thursday, March 15, 2018

On Saturday, March 17th at the Dakota Community Centre, Olympic officials will be searching for young athletes with raw talent that could be future Olympic stars.


CTV News: The future for Manitoba medalists

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Marlee hears how the Pyeongchang games could impact Manitoba medalists and their sports in the future.


Global News: Paving the path to the podium

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Before Manitobans make the trip to the Olympics or Paralympics, they usually spend some time at the Canadian Sport Centre. The organization has been helping athletes climb the podium for more than 20 years. Global’s Mitch Rosset reports.


Kyla Roy takes third at Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championship

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Kyla Roy takes third at Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championship | Arizona State University Defends Title at Womens Collegiate Triathlon National Championship


Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: what to know 100 days out

Monday, November 6, 2017

The countdown to the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has begun. With 100 days to go, CBC’s Scott Russell was in the South Korean capital with the latest on what’s happening.


Bison Alhaji Mansaray finishes first in men’s high jump at U SPORTS T&F Championships

Saturday, March 11, 2017

GO BISONS (Mar 11) Highlights for Manitoba on day two included fourth year Alhaji Mansaray earning a gold medal with a first place in the men’s high jump with a jump of 2.10m.


Canucks Win Silver and Bronze in Junior Women’s North American Championships

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Canada’s Hannah Henry and Kyla Roy delivered a one-two punch in the junior women’s North American Championship race in Sarasota.


Eight Ends: McEwen, Koe charge out of the gate at Brier

Monday, March 6, 2017

SPORTSNET (Mar 6) The Tim Hortons Brier is now in full swing with Manitoba’s Mike McEwen and Team Canada’s Kevin Koe jumping to the top of the leaderboard with 3-0 starts in St. John’s, N.L.


Bailey Bram, Rebecca Johnston key to Inferno’s repeat hopes

Saturday, March 4, 2017

THE ICE GARDEN (Mar 4) The Calgary Inferno and Les Canadiennes de Montreal will compete in the Clarkson Cup Final on Sunday afternoon in a rematch of last year’s championship.


Niyah Becker named MHSAA athlete of the week

Friday, March 3, 2017

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS (Mar 3) Linden Wood’s Niyah Becker is reaching new heights with Vincent Massey Collegiate’s varsity basketball team.


Winnipeg Athletes Recognized

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

MYTOBA.CA (Feb 27) At the end of the 2017 U SPORTS Swimming Championships held at University of Sherbrooke from February 24-26, the Bison rookie women’s swimmer, Kelsey, earned four individual medals in her first appearance at the nationals.


Manitobans to wear maple leaf at women’s world hockey championship

Monday, February 27, 2017

GLOBAL NEWS (Feb 27) Three Manitobans have been chosen to represent Canada at next month’s IIHF Women’s World Championship in Plymouth, Mich. Ste. Anne’s Bailey Bram and Jocelyne Larocque along with…


Heather McLean posts two personal bests at speedskating sprint worlds

Sunday, February 26, 2017

THE GLOBE AND MAIL (Feb 26) Heather McLean’s coach demanded more from her after a disappointing result on Saturday. She delivered with personal bests in the 500– and 1,000-metre events at…


Wesmen wrestler ends career on golden note

Saturday, February 25, 2017

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS (Feb 25) If Finn Higgins’ university wrestling career is, indeed, over, the 21-year-old theatre and film student couldn’t have scripted a more captivating final scene.